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Adventure photographer Bill Hatcher travels the globe to tell compelling stories through his images.


Tuesday, November 27, 2012

Keeping It Real, Or Calling It Art

What are your personal guidelines on HDR use in your photos?

Every photographer will have grappled with the question of how much to edit photos in the camera or later with tools like HDR software, Photoshop and Lightroom.

Tuesday, August 21, 2012

Photo Fixie

In the zone with a prime lens

Single-speed mountain bike riders, boulderers, prime lens users.

Tuesday, May 22, 2012

Give POV A Try

Capture the action when the action speeds up

In sports, the POV camera captures a game from the point of view of the player. The view might be over the shoulder or any location near their position, of them or the action.

Tuesday, February 28, 2012

Magic Light Anytime

Make use of portable flash for shots that stand out

I think one of the most underutilized pieces of camera gear available to outdoor photographers is the portable flash.

Tuesday, September 20, 2011

Playing In The Rain

Bad weather, good photos

I get a kick out of shooting in the worst kinds of weather—rain, snow, sandstorms—that sort of thing.

Tuesday, June 21, 2011

Packrafting

A dramatic whitewater adventure in an unlikely type of boat

When adventurer and packraft legend Roman Dial asked if I wanted to join him and his son Cody on a packraft descent of Tasmania's iconic Franklin River, I said to count me in.

Tuesday, March 22, 2011

Get Airborne

With some advance planning, the striking results of aerial photography are within your reach

I’m not a pilot, but I love flying. Any flying device that can send me into the sky for a bird’s-eye view, no matter how precarious, I’ll give a try.

Tuesday, November 9, 2010

In The Canyons

Experimenting in challenging conditions creates unique low-light shooting opportunities

Experimenting with different techniques and new technology can help to break into new realms.

Tuesday, August 17, 2010

Rephotography

Keeping a visual record of changes within a landscape

The volcanic activity this year in Iceland has me thinking about returning to that country to record the changes in the aftermath of the eruption.

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